Weird Things People Keep In Jars

People keep all kinds of weird things in jars. From Habu snakes, to one-eyed pigs, to human penises (!!!), here are some of the weirdest. This is in London.

Head

In Laos, they put snakes in jars to make whiskey.

Laos

In Vietnam, they call it wine…

Vietnam

…and they use cobras.

cobras

Generally, animals seem to be popular things to keep in jars. This monkey can be found in Tulane University’s Museum of Natural History.

monkey

You can see this bottle of fish, there too.

fish

You can see this octopus in Vienna’s Natural History Museum. Looks like a crazy wig.

octo

Ugh…bugs. In jars. Some of which are hairy. Ugh.

bugs

Nicaraguans like to put snakes in jars, too.

Nic

Some Japanese make their sake with poisonous Habu snakes.

habu

People also like to keep aliens in jars! These aliens are in jars in Canada.

aliens
Oh wait — I think these are just ginseng.

aliens!

Snakes are things for Ecuadorians to put in jars, too.

Ecuador

Oddly, some people keep people in jars. This guy in Taiwan actually seems very happy.

man

And these women on the Great Barrier Reef seem absolutely thrilled to be in jars.

women

However, not all people in jars appear so happy. These kids in Scandinavia seem like they’re keeping things pretty bottled up.

Scan

Check out this kid in Mexico. He looks like he’s about to sneeze.

Mexico

I guess this guy couldn’t fit inside the jar, so they just stuck his left leg — afflicted with elephantiasis — in the jar. Poor guy.

leg

Ick…in Cairo.

Cairo

Also in Cairo:

Cairo

Can’t blame the Egyptians, though, because this baby is in Belhaven Memorial Museum, in NC.

NC

This “cyclops swine” can be found in NC, too!

swine

And, finally, I don’t know what this guy is doing carrying his own penis in a jar! Egad!

penis

Why is she smiling like that?!